keynote2018_Anna Steinweg

Professor Anna Steinweg

Anna Steinweg is Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science Education in the University of Bamberg, Germany. She is the Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Human Sciences and Education and holds the position of Head of the Bamberg Centre of Teacher Education. She is an internationally recognised expert in mathematics education, and researches in the areas of early mathematics and early algebra in particular.  She is currently the editor of ‘Mathematikdidaktik Grundschule - Proceedings of Conferences of the Research Group on Primary Mathematics Education’ and is a reviewer for Educational Studies in Mathematics.  In her keynote, she will provide a context for her own research by discussing design research and the German approach to STEM education (MINT initiatives) more generally.